Edinburgh Top Day Trips, Edinburgh tours & activities, fun things to do in Edinburgh | VELTRA

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Explore the vast landscapes and rich history of Scotland with day trips that conveniently depart from Edinburgh. A comfortable coach will take you through picturesque Scottish countryside to iconic locations such as the West Highlands, Glen Coe, the Great Glen, Loch Ness, Inverness, Isle of Sky, Whiskey tours and more.
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  1. No.1
    Have your heart soaring through the Skye! Enjoy some stunning Scottish scenery such as Loch Lomond, Glen Coe, Loch Ness and learn more about Scotland's deep past on this action-packed 3 day tour!
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD288.76

    Daily
    3 day (morning)
  2. No.2
    Spend a full day discovering the myth of “Nessie” on a guided visit to Loch Ness, the Highlands and Glencoe. Follow a route through Scotland's mountains and lakes made famous by their legendary tales.

    From USD59.04

    Daily
    12.5 hour(s) (morning)
  3. No.3
    Travel through the Highlands and view decades of history and breathtaking scenery, followed by a visit to Loch Ness, where the fabled Loch Ness Monster is said to lurk beneath the still waters.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD64.17

    Daily
    12 - 13 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Hop between the lochs and castles of the Western Highlands. Take gorgeous photos of Loch Lomond, visit the stunning Inveraray Castle and learn about the rich history of the region.

    From USD53.90

    Daily
    10.5 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Explore some of Scotland's finest lochs, monuments, castles and landscapes with this unmissable tour. Round off the day by tasting the spirit of the country, with a glass of Highland Malt Whisky.

    From USD46.20

    Daily
    10 hour(s) (morning)
  6. Look into modern Scotland and marvel at the Forth Railway Bridge, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Go deep into Scotland's medieval past and rich history upon visiting Stirling City and learn about the brave heroes who defended the land.

    From USD46.20

    Tue, Fri, Sat
    9 hour(s) (morning)
  7. Step aboard the world-famous 'Nessie Bus' and get ready for a day packed full of adventure. En-route to the Highlands, pass by the marvelous Forth Railway Bridge.

    From USD57.75

    Daily
    12.5 hour(s) (morning)
  8. Roam the Kingdom of Fife to see its charming coastal villages. Visit St. Andrews, the home of golf and the ruins of the 12th-century cathedral. Journey all the way to the winding streets leading to the Falkland Palace before returning to Edinburgh.

    From USD47.48

    Daily
    9 hour(s) (morning)
  9. Go on a full-day adventure from Edinburgh to see the famous lochs and castles of Scotland. Head west towards Loch Lomond, enjoy panoramic views of Glasgow and see the Stirling Castle.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD51.33

    Sun, Mon, Wed, Fri
    10 - 10.5 hour(s) (morning)
  10. Spend three days at spectacular locations in the Isle of Skye and the Highlands, including the famous Loch Ness and Glencoe. Weave through geological wonders made famous by legends and films set there.

    From USD319.56

    Daily
    3 day (morning)
  11. Enter Rosslyn Chapel and Melrose Abbey to uncover the mysteries behind the Da Vinci Code, Knights Templar and Robert the Bruce. Enjoy the stunning scenery of the Tweed Valley at Scott's View.

    From USD41.07

    Daily
    7 hour(s) (morning)
  12. Marvel at the amazing landscapes and stunning architecture of the Scottish Highlands. During this history-filled day, visit Loch Lomond, Kilchurn Castle, Oban and Inveraray.

    USD62.89

    Sun, Fri, Sat
    12 hour(s) (morning)
  13. Visit Alnwick Castle, the filming location of Harry Potter and Downton Abbey then journey south across the Scottish Border into England. An ideal tour for Harry Potter & Downton Abbey fans!
    Pick-up Provided

    USD51.33

    Wed, Sat
    9.5 - 10.5 hour(s) (morning)
  14. This tour is ideal for those who wish to enjoy beautiful scenery and see some of Scotland’s most famous Castles on a day trip from Edinburgh. See the highlights of the Western Highlands in one day!
    Pick-up Provided

    USD47.48

    Sat
    10 hour(s) (morning)
  15. Spanning 5 days, this tour will take you deep into Scotland's history. Journey through North Western Highlands, Isle of Skye, see Eilean Donan Castle, enjoy a ride on Jacobite steam train and more!
    Meal Provided

    From USD635.27

    Mon, Thu
    5 day (morning)
  16. Discover the Highlands and learn about Scottish history on this 2-day tour. See the Forth Railway Bridge, Culloden, and Glen Coe. Ride the world-renowned Jacobite stream train.
    Meal Provided

    From USD269.51

    Mon, Wed
    2 day (morning)
  17. Go on an 2-day adventure in the Highlands. Admire the Scottish scenery including Loch Ness and Britain's highest mountain, Ben Nevis. Also, learn the rich history of Glen Coe and Culloden Battlefield.
    Meal Provided

    From USD154.00

    Tue, Sat
    2 day (morning)
  18. Marvel at the stunning architecture of some of Scotland's finest buildings, including the second largest inhabited castle in England, Alnwick Castle. Visit the location of some Harry Potter films and the historical drama Downton Abbey.

    USD57.75

    Mon, Wed, Sat
    11 hour(s) (morning)
  19. Discover popular destinations of Fife, a historic county of Scotland. See the Forth Railway Bridge, St. Andrews, a UNESCO World Heritage site, with optional Kingsbarns Distillery and Falkland Castle.

    From USD50.05

    Sun, Thu
    9.5 hour(s) (morning)
  20. A fantastic adventure to the Outer Hebridean Islands. Witness stunning prehistoric stone circles and beautiful scenery and even white sandy beaches.

    From USD858.58

    Sun, Tue
    6 day (morning)

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